(Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology) Hyunjoon (Joon) Kong’s group will collaborate on two grants with other researchers at the Beckman Institute for Advanced Science and Technology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The National Science Foundation will fund the investigation into how neurons and muscle cells communicate with each other. The Alzheimer’s Foundation will support research to develop a drug delivery system that can be used to treat Alzheimer’s disease.

Original source: https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2020-02/bifa-tgw022020.php